Between March & April of 2019, Developing Artists featured in two productions presented by Poetic Theater Productions (and Judson Arts).
The first being the 2019 Annual Generation NOW! at the Wild Project back in March 17, 2019. The second being Together In Resilience: A Celebration at the Judson Memorial Church back in April 17, 2019.
What do you get when you mix four star-crossed lovers and recreational drugs;
an inept college staff and a sexual-safety musical; two feuding professors and
one fourth wall-breaking, love-life orchestrating, badass narrating, queer T.A.?
Tuesday, January 15, 2019
Children in Cages: an evening to celebrate the next generation of ARTIVISTS,
written and developed by the LAByrinth Intensive Ensemble; Developing Artists
with LAByrinth Theater Company members Liza Colón-Zayas, Jill DeArmon, and Daphne Rubin-Vega.
Developing Artists Theater Company was honored with the
VASSALLO AWARD for
'Outstanding Educational Outreach Program!'
by Barefoot Theater Company
at the Fall Gala & Vassallo Awards
on SATURDAY, NOV 17th 2018 @ SVA THEATRE
On August 13, 2018 Developing Artists participated in WE RISE: A Celebration of Resistance Public Forum at Delacorte Theatre.
In Collaboration with the Resistance Revival Chorus
Featuring appearances by Jojo Abot, Jocelyn Bioh, Lori Brown-Niang, Abby Dobson, Flor de Toloache, Nona Hendryx, Valerie June, Deva Mahal, Indya Moore, Jess Morales, Angel Nafis, Shakina Nayfack, Adepero Oduye, Diana Oh, Moist Paula, Developing Artists/Rebel Verses Ensemble, Alyssa Reiner, the Resistance Revival Chorus, and Shaina Taub.
Founded in 2001, Rebel Verses is a 2-week festival of performances by some of the best youth companies in NYC & beyond. This festival was born out of the dire need here in New York City for new voices in theater. It is a journey into the unapologetic, unrestrainable creativity of the next generation. Since the festival’s inception, REBEL VERSES has provided youth companies with the opportunity to collaborate and network with their peers and prominent artists, encouraging the development of new works in theatre through this two-week event.
An enormous thank you to everyone that attended the Developing Artists 2017 Gala, as we Celebrated the Voices of Young Artists and presented the first ever Kevin Geer Scholarship Award.
Born out of a need in New York City for new voices in theater, REBEL VERSES Youth Arts Festival is a journey into the unapologetic, unrestrainable creativity of the next generation. This two-week festival brings together student ensembles from all five boroughs of New York City and beyond. Since the festival’s inception in 2001, REBEL VERSES has provided youth companies with the opportunity to collaborate and network with their peers and prominent artists, encouraging the development of new works in theatre through this two-week event. Stage and screen star Daphne Rubin-Vega is the spokesperson for the festival.
Here you will find the most recent news (as well as some archived information) on what our ARTivists are have been up to -- classes, events, REBEL VERSES, and more!